Nicole Matos, from the MLA’s Committee on Contingent Labor in the Profession (CCLIP), wrote a Chronicle Vitae post on how to ace a job interview with a community college. Take a look. And then, especially if you’re in the humanities, cruise on over to the CCLIP site to see what the committee is up to in support of contingent labor in higher ed.
Place community and collaboration at the center of the conversation. The “community” in community college is anything but incidental. More than any other type of campus, these are hyper-local spaces, drawing the majority of their students from the immediate vicinity.